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Bryce Canyon National Park in Garfield County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Stephen Tyng Mather

July 4, 1867 - Jan. 22, 1930

 
 
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
1. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Inscription.
He laid the foundation of the National Park Service, defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Stephen Tyng Mather marker series.
 
Location. 37° 38.405′ N, 112° 10.17′ W. Marker is in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, in Garfield County. Touch for map. Marker is near the flagpole, at the entrance to the Bryce Canyon National Park Visitor Center, off Utah Route 63. Marker is in this post office area: Bryce UT 84764, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wheeling through the Years (approx. 0.8 miles away); Post-War Service Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bryce Canyon Lodge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Streetscape (approx. one mile away); Bryce Amphitheater (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bryce Airport (approx. 3.9 miles away); Tropic Pioneers (approx. 4.7 miles away); Loseeville (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bryce Canyon National Park.
 
Also see . . .
Profile of Stephen Tyng Mather on Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
2. Profile of Stephen Tyng Mather on Marker
1. Stephen T. Mather. (Submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Stephen T. Mather. (Submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Bryce Canyon National Park. (Submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
3. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
At right of photo, with Visitor Center in background
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 13, 2014
4. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Bryce Canyon National Park Entrance Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
5. Bryce Canyon National Park Entrance Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 671 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on June 23, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   5. submitted on February 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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